This red to red-brown stone is in the quartz family and is valued for its grounding and stabilizing properties.
Like all types of jasper, it is made up of a mixture of different types of quartz. Its high iron content is what gives it its striking red colour.
PROPERTIES AND ASSOCIATIONS
Red jasper is associated with the Root Chakra and is grounding, and stabilizing. It is said to help bring problems to light before they become too big, and strengthen boundaries.